ETOL Writers: Tom Kerry

Tom Kerry

Internet Archive

Biography [biography provided from from their Bio-bibliographical sketches of selected Trotskyists page]


1939, July:

Sailors Spike F.D.R. Order on Fink-Halls (as C. Thomas)

1941, June:

“Maritime” Federation Closes Shop (as C. Thomas)

1942, December:

The West Coast Longshoremen and the ‘Bridges Plan’ (as C. Thomas)

1943, July:

A Marxist Book on Maritime (book review, as C. Thomas)

1945, February:

The Campaign to Conscript Labor (as C. Thomas)

1950, May:

Negro Workers and the CIO (as C. Thomas)

1955, Spring:

The Political Meaning of the CIO-AFL Merger

1957, Fall:

Why Was the CP Ousted from the CIO? (book review)

1958, Fall:

Howe’s History of the CP (book review)

1959, Fall:

Class Struggle and American Labor

1963, Spring:

Class Struggle – American Style (book review)


The Wohlforth Way: A Methodological Mutation (discussion bulletin contribution)


Labor Party and Freedom Now Party (discussion (PDF of original pamphlet)

1964, Spring:

Maoism and the Neo-Stalin Cult

1964, Summer:

Labor’s Revolt Against Industrial Oligarchy (book preview)

1964, Fall:

Labor Leaders and the ‘White Backlash’

1965, Winter:

The Leap from Open Shop to Industrial Unionism (book review)

1966, Winter:

Exchange with Brian Pearce (letter)

1967, October:

Some Comments On Party Policy And Tactics In The Antiwar Movement (Discussion Bulletin contribution)

1969, September:

A Mao-Stalin Rift – Myth Or Fact?

Last updated: 27 May 2016